A woman’s heart is not bought by the currency of a man’s emotion for her. A woman’s heart is won over by her own feelings for herself when he just happens to be around. — A Long Long Time Ago and Essentially True, Brigid Pasulka
there have been a few articles recently on the subject of how facebook is contributing to people cheating on each other & ultimately causing divorces. Social networks definitely give people a virtual community that can be supportive & distracting when someone is facing challenges within a relationship. Anything on the net can be a distraction from addressing problems in real life. It’s the line of least resistance & communicating directly with a partner or getting couples counseling requires a lot more effort & commitment.
just like Zip cars where you swat your mobile phone & drive away in a nifty little car in a few sweet minutes, it seems that social media has speeded up our dating lives too. A new study indicates that we now do not have to go through too many extra hurdles before we can get to first base in a relationship. With all our technology & technological gadgets it’s like we have been afforded zip dating. Times have changed…
a study in Texas has decided that social media is making us more social. Who would have knew? Good news for facebook, I think, because their privacy issues & ownership of our data still give me great concern. However social networks do provide a great platform for us to keep in touch with friends & family, no matter where they are in the world! It seems everyone likes to complete their relationship status, as per the pie chart below: